Movies like The Watch

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The Watch
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four everyday suburban guys come together as an excuse to escape their humdrum lives one night a week. But when they accidentally discover that their town has become overrun with aliens posing as ordinary suburbanites, they have no choice but to save their neighborhood - and the world - from total extermination.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, idiotic, ridiculous, clever, entertaining, light, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien invasion, alien, father daughter relationship, buddies, aliens, beer, murder, chase, parody, evil alien, suburbs, save the world, alien encounter, single father, dialogue, foul language, heroes, catastrophe, partners, castration, death, friendship, pornography, dumb, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: usa, ohio
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22 Jump Street
Action, Comedy, Crime
USA
112 min.
 7.0
The World's End
Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
UK, USA, Japan
109 min.
 7.0
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, absurd, clever and idiotic films with plots about catastrophe, dialogue, storytelling, mentor, brutality, chase and danger mostly in Comedy, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like The Watch: Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988), Eight Legged Freaks (2002), Undead (2003), 22 Jump Street (2014), The World's End (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Killer Klowns from Outer Space
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Aliens, who look like clowns, arrive on Earth to capture and harvest people in order to use them as sustenance.
Style: humorous, scary, dark humor, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: small town, parody, alien, mad scientist, monster, alien invasion, punk, evil alien, aliens, blood, young heroes, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
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Eight Legged Freaks
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The residents of a rural mining town discover that an unfortunate chemical spill has caused hundreds of little spiders to mutate overnight to the size of SUVs. It's then up to mining engineer Chris McCormack and Sheriff Sam Parker to mobilize ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, spiders, dangerous animal, splatter, mad scientist, parody, monster, deadly creature, monsters, rescue, chase, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mine
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Undead
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A quaint Australian fishing village is overcome by meteorites that turn its residents into the ravenous undead, leaving a small group of those unharmed to find a way out.
Style: scary, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, gory, small town, survival, alien, virus, gore, apocalypse, blood, alien invasion, violence, splatter ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia
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    User:   100%
 
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22 Jump Street
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college. But when Jenko meets a kindred spirit on the football team, and Schmidt infiltrates the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, undercover cop, parody, friendship, high school, police investigation, drugs, police, chase, verbal byplay, beer, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, new orleans, tokyo, mexico
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The World's End
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from 20 years earlier unwittingly become humankind's only hope for survival.
Style: clever, humorous, witty, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, small town, friendship, alien invasion, alien, british, chase, beer, robot, violence, postmodernism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990
Place: england
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Cooties
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mysterious virus hits an isolated elementary school, transforming the kids into a feral swarm of mass savages. An unlikely hero must lead a motley band of teachers in the fight of their lives.
Style: dark humor, humorous, scary, not serious, bloody ...
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Sharknado
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A freak hurricane hits Los Angeles, causing man-eating sharks to be scooped up in tornadoes and flooding the city with shark-infested seawater. Surfer and bar-owner Fin sets out with his friends Baz and Nova to rescue his estranged wife April and ...
Style: absurd, suspenseful, suspense, scary, rough ...
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, survival, danger, chaos and mayhem, gory, natural disaster, killer shark, shark attack, family in danger, flood, storm ...
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System:   84%
    User:   88%
 
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The Internship
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two recently laid-off men in their 40s try to make it as interns at a successful Internet company where their managers are in their 20s.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace, underdog, geek, rivalry, buddies, new job, intern, starting over, fish out of water, google, hopes, internet ...
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Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When megalomaniacal White Goodman, the owner of a trendy, high-end fitness center, makes a move to take over the struggling local gym run by happy-go-lucky Pete La Fleur, there's only one way for La Fleur to fight back: dodgeball. Aided by a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: underdog, farce, cheerleading, competition, sport, dumb, stupidity, parody, contests and competitions, against the odds, sarcasm, foul language ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, california, nevada, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   83%
    User:   73%
 
 6.1
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Evolution
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A comedy that follows the chaos that ensues when a meteor hits the Earth carrying alien life forms that give new meaning to the term "survival of the fittest." David Duchovny, Orlando Jones, Seann William Scott, and Julianne Moore are the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, stylized, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, alien, alien invasion, chase, evolution, stupidity, screwball, anti heroes, aliens, dangerous animal, first contact, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   68%
 
 6.1
 58K
Mystery Men
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When Champion City's hero Captain Amazing is kidnapped by the recently paroled supervillain Casanova Frankenstein, a trio of average, everyday superheroes -- Mr. Furious, the Shoveler and the Blue Raja -- assemble a new super team to save him.
Style: humorous, stylized, witty, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, comedy of errors, bowling, cult, rock, parody, good versus evil, comics, weapons, save the day, sarcasm, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   80%
 
Suburban Commando
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shep Ramsey is an interstellar hero, righting wrongs, etc. His ship is damaged after a fight with an interstellar nasty and he must hide out on Earth until it can recharge. He leaves his power suit at home, but still finds himself unable to allow ...
Style: humorous, futuristic, semi serious, intense, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, superhero, family, bounty hunter, vengeance, ship, androids and robots, kids and family, suburbs, benign alien, chase, alien ...
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    User:   90%
 
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 49K
Lake Placid
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a man is eaten alive by an unknown creature, the local Game Warden teams up with a paleontologist from New York to find the beast. Add to the mix an eccentric philanthropist with a penchant for "Crocs", and here we go! This quiet, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: crocodile, gory, lake or river, rescue, eaten alive, dangerous animal, investigation, scientist, monster, death, sarcasm, blood ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: maine, usa, new york, new england
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System:   81%
    User:   89%
 
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Spaced Invaders
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A crew of Martians overhears a radio broadcast of Orson Welles' "War of the Worlds" coming from Earth, and, thinking the Martian fleet is attacking Earth, they land their broken-down ship in a backwater mid-American town. As luck ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: alien, adventure, alien invasion, halloween, small town, aliens, androids and robots, anti heroes, first contact, benign alien, weapons, mars ...
Time: 20th century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   71%
 
Tremors 3: Back to Perfection
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Burt Gummer returns home to Perfection, Nev., to find that the town of terror has become a theme park, and when the simulated giant worm attacks turn real, the survivalist must battle the creatures once again. Gummer pits his impressive knowledge of ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, small town, monster, deadly creature, evil alien, monsters, rescue, store, survival, weapons, heroic mission, camp ...
Place: nevada, usa, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   71%
 
 7.2
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21 Jump Street
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In high school, Schmidt was a dork and Jenko was the popular jock. After graduation, both of them joined the police force and ended up as partners riding bicycles in the city park. Since they are young and look like high school students, they are ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, funny, absurd, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: working undercover, high school, undercover cop, partners against crime, friendship, police investigation, parody, misfit partners, unlikely friendships, gunfight, foul language, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 2012, 2010s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   69%
 
30 Minutes or Less
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two fledgling criminals kidnap a pizza delivery guy, strap a bomb to his chest, and advise him that he has mere hours to rob a bank or else...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, heist, bank robbery, crime, buddies, verbal byplay, race against time, unlikely criminals, foul language, dialogue, weed, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   79%
 
The Toxic Avenger Part II
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Toxic Avenger is lured to Tokyo, Japan by the evil corporation Apocalypse Inc. So while the Toxic Avenger is fighting crime in Tokyo, Apocalypse Inc. spread evil in Tromaville.
Style: humorous, futuristic, not serious, dark humor, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gory, superhero, gore, apocalypse, vengeance, violence, splatter, anti heroes, master villain, brutality, social misfits, parody ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, japan, tokyo, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   95%
 
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Men in Black II
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kay and Jay reunite to provide our best, last and only line of defense against a sinister seductress who levels the toughest challenge yet to the MIB's untarnished mission statement – protecting Earth from the scum of the universe. It's ...
Style: humorous, light, not serious, stylized, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, alien invasion, destiny, good versus evil, undercover, aliens, end of the world, dog, buddies, evil alien, catastrophe, lame ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1978, year 2002, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, massachusetts, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   72%
 
Attack the Block
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A teen gang in a grim South London housing estate must team up with the other residents to protect their neighbourhood from a terrifying alien invasion.
Style: stylized, semi serious, talky, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: alien, chase, monster, survival, alien invasion, deadly creature, drugs/alcohol, aliens, violence, evil alien, gang, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   86%
 
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Critters
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A massive ball of furry creatures from another world eat their way through a small mid-western town followed by intergalactic bounty hunters opposed only by militant townspeople.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, small town, bounty hunter, prison, family, monster, alien invasion, aliens, violence, dangerous animal, weapons, outer space ...
Time: 80s
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   77%
 
Return of the Killer Tomatoes!
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Crazy old Professor Gangreen has developed a way to make tomatoes look human for a second invasion.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, sexy, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, parody, chase, androids and robots, dangerous animal, transformation, deadly creature, goofy hero, ninja, master villain, tomato, world domination ...
Time: 80s
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   79%
 
Leonard Part 6
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After separating from his wife, Leonard Parker (Cosby) quit the spy business and became a restaurateur. His wife refuses to speak with him, and his daughter, who changes her career more often than her clothes, has begun dating a man old enough to be ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, idiotic, witty ...
Plot: parody, spy, espionage, dangerous animal, government agency, secret agents, weapons, family, redemption, mentor, stupidity, heroes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   89%
 
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 6.3
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Mars Attacks!
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 'We come in peace' is not what those green men from Mars mean when they invade our planet, armed with irresistible weapons and a cruel sense of humor. This star studded cast must play victim to the alien’s fun and games in this comedy ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, offbeat, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, mars, alien, alien invasion, end of the world, sarcasm, anti heroes, white house, aliens, congress, president, evil alien ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, washington d.c., big ben london, taj mahal
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   62%
 
Alien Raiders
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's the end of yet another night at Hastings Supermarket, a grocery store in Buck Lake, Arizona. But just before closing, a group of masked and armed to the teeth militants invades the store and take everyone hostage
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, survival, alien, blood, gore, aliens, small town, anti heroes, alien invasion, first contact, monster, store ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   67%
 
 6.0
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Dead Heat
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: LAPD police officer, Roger Mortis is killed while arresting zombies who have been reanimated by the head of Dante Laboratories in order to carry out violent armed robberies.
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, mad scientist, supernatural, splatter, laboratory, criminal heroes, police investigation, anti heroes, deadly creature, monster, apocalypse, crime ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   62%
 
 6.5
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Slither
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small town is taken over by an alien plague, turning residents into zombies and all forms of mutant monsters.
Style: dark humor, disturbing, entertaining, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, monster, alien invasion, transformation, alien, small town, parasite, save the day, husband wife relationship, zombie, violence, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 2005
Place: usa, south carolina
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System:   75%
    User:   70%
 
Pineapple Express
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A stoner and his dealer are forced to go on the run from the police after the pothead witnesses a cop commit a murder.
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, funny, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: marijuana, friendship, drugs, stupidity, drinking, violence, chase, murder, drugs/alcohol, weed, buddies, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s, year 1937
Place: usa
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System:   74%
    User:   76%
 

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Zombie Strippers
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
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Story: In the not too distant future a secret government re-animation chemo-virus gets released into conservative Sartre, Nebraska and lands in an underground strip club. As the virus begins to spread, turning the strippers into "Super Zombie ...
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Those supersucking desert creatures are back --- and this time they're south of the border. As the creatures worm their way through the oil fields of Mexico, the only people who can wrangle them are veteran Earl Bassett and survivalist Burt ...
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Time: 90s, 1990s
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